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Lisa M. Mehlmann, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology
Associate Director, Graduate Program in Cell Biology
Academic Office Location:
Cell Biology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue, E-6052
Farmington, CT 06030-3636
Phone: 860-679-2703
Fax: 860-679-1269

Department of Cell Biology

Cell Biology Graduate Program

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Post-Graduate Training
PostdoctoralUConn Health

My lab is interested in the regulation of meiosis in mammalian oocytes, as well as the cytoplasmic events that occur during the time an oocyte transitions from an immature cell to a mature egg capable of fertilization.  

Accepting Lab Rotation Students: Fall 2022 and Spring 2023

Journal Articles


  • Life Cycle of the Male and Female Reproductive Systems; The Female Reproductive System; Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Lactation
    White, BA, Harrison, JR, and Mehlmann, LM Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology: Mosby Physiology Series, Fifth Edition 2019 Oct;

Book Chapters


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
SNARE Proteins are Required for Maintenance of Meiotic Arrest and Cortical Granule Exocytosis in Mouse OocytesTalkFifth International Oocyte Meeting2019Villefranch-sur-Mer, France